Share this entry

Share this page

tenant farmer

Line breaks: ten¦ant farm¦er

Definition of tenant farmer in English:

noun

A person who farms rented land.
Example sentences
  • Ted worked as a tenant farmer at Toothill Farm.
  • After working as a farm worker, I became a tenant farmer at Coniston Hall Farm.
  • As a tenant farmer, he lacks land of his own.

Definition of tenant farmer in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day terpsichorean
Pronunciation: ˌtəːpsɪkəˈriːən
adjective
relating to dancing